Day 35 – Waltham Place

Day 35 – Waltham Place

Odd Bird 365 is back after an enforced absence! Waltham Place is a lovely nature reserve in White Waltham, south-west of Maidenhead. I left Odd Bird by a gate, marked by a poster of a green woodpecker. Unfortunately I forgot my phone (getting rusty after a month of...
Dat 34 – RSPB HQ, The Lodge, Sandy

Dat 34 – RSPB HQ, The Lodge, Sandy

Regrettably number 34 must be the last one for a while because of the lockdown. Where better then than the RSPB national HQ in Sandy, Beds? In fact, I used to live just a couple of miles down the road and played footie for Sandy and nearby Potton. You can just about...
Day 32 – The Swan Beaconsfield

Day 32 – The Swan Beaconsfield

Another Swan (our 3rd so far and it won’t be our last). Odd Bird loves pubs called Swan and I believe the one in Beaconsfield is the one I’ve spent the most time in over the years (especially for the rugby). And within minutes of posting this on Facebook I...
Day 31 – Aston Hill, Halton, Bucks

Day 31 – Aston Hill, Halton, Bucks

Left Odd Bird by the Firecrest MoutMTB sign on Aston Hill, near Halton, Bucks, which seemed fitting. The firecrest is a tiny bird, weighing just 6 gms which is less than a the average grape. In solidarity, I went flying over the handlebars of my mountain bike a few...